May Car Shows in Western Canada 2017

By joanne lemna | May 9, 2017

A wet and snowy April with only a few teaser beautiful days has us itching to get our vehicles out even more. May is when car show season really starts to pick up so check out our event list here or our calendar to plan your month whether you’re bringing your own vehicle or just want to stop by. Here are some of the car shows show & shines cruises and other car-related events happening around BC Alberta and Saskatchewan this month.

Weekly Cruises

Tuesday Nights

  • Dairy Queen Beaumont AB
  • Valleyview A&W Cruise Night Valleyview AB
  • Safeway on Wye Road Sherwood Park AB
  • Get Fueled Night Reimer Plaza Didsbury AB
  • Ardvark Car Wash Carstairs AB
  • Chestermere Cruise Chestermere AB

Wednesday Nights

  • Rotary Car Park Meet Stony Plain AB
  • Angels Drive In Calgary AB
  • Dairy Queen Drayton Valley AB
  • Esso Cruise Night Bassano AB

Thursday Nights

  • Petro Canada on Fort Road and 137th Ave Edmonton AB
  • A&W Cruise Night Cochrane AB
  • Crossroad Cruise Red Deer AB

Friday Nights

  • White Oaks A&W Cruise Night 122 St and 147th Ave Edmonton AB
  • A&W Cruise Night Glendeer Circle SE Calgary AB
  • A&W Cruise Night Edmonton AB

Saturday Nights

  • Camaro Club Stonebridge A&W Cruise Night Saskatoon SK
  • Burger Baron 9908 – 70th Ave Edmonton AB
  • A&W Cruise Night Leduc AB
  • Rock N’ Wash Edmonton AB
  • Soda Jerks 7231 Winterburn RD Edmonton AB

One Day Events

Thursday May 4

  • Antique Auto Association of Regina 4th Annual Rainbow Cinemas Auto Movie Night Regina SK

Saturday May 6

  • 5th Elphinstone Secondary Fundraiser Car Show Gibsons BCContact 604-741-3516 for more info. Open to all vehicles.
  • Edson Custom Cruisers Swap Meet Respol Place 1021 49th St Edson ABContact Gerry at 780-723-0368 for more info.
  • Ye Olde Car Club Swap Meet Kennewick WAContact 509-366-2241 for more info.

Sunday May 7

  • Antique Engine Tractor and Farm Swap Meet Duncan ABContact 250-746-7292 for more info.
  • Comox Valley Classic Cruisers Annual Swap Meet Courtenay BC
  • Poppy High School Show & Shine Poppy High School Langley BCOpen to all vehicles. Contact 604-612-7645 for more info.
  • WCCA Spring Rod Run Ferndale WAContact 360-820-3124 for more info.

Tuesday May 13

  • 25th Annual Didsbury Show and Shine Didsbury ABAll makes and models are welcome and there will be entertainment for all ages. Proceeds will go to a local charity. See for more info.
  • CUPE 294 Car Show Richmond BCContact 604-244-1287 or visit the website for more information.
  • Magnum Machine Show & Shine Kamloops BCContact 250-376-1186 for more info.
  • Toon Town Auto Swap Meet Saskatoon CanadaContact 306-222-5915 or for more info.
  • White Post Auto Museum Spring Swap Meet Tappen BCContact 250-835-2224 for more info.
  • Bev Facey High School 1st Annual Show & Shine Bev Facey Community High School 00 Colwill Blvd Sherwood Park ABContact 780-467-0044 to register. Cost is $10 per vehicle.

Sunday May 14

  • 22nd Tom the Tire Guy Show & Shine Surrey BCContact 604-581-8550 for more info. Open to all vehicles.
  • Skeena Valley Cruizers Mother’s Day Car Show Terrace BCOpen to all vehicles. Contact 250-615-8710 or visit  the website for more info. 

Wednesday May 17

  • Downtown Cruise 51st Ave and 47th St Red Deer AB
  • Saskatoon 567 Club Kick Off to Summer Saskatoon SKContact 306-250-6807 or for more info.

Thursday May 18

  • 1st Annual Napa Auto Parts Cruise Night 5013 127th Ave Edmonton AB

Saturday May 20

  • 1-47 Cruisers 6th Annual Indoor Cr Show Grenfell SKContact 306-697-8700 or for more information.
  • 3rd Annual Show & Shine Mirror ABVisit this facebook page for more info.
  • GSRA 8th Swap Meet & Car Show Kalispell MTContact 403-329-5388 for more info.
  • Team Boss Blue Spring Fling Corman Park no. 344 SKContact 306-975-2116 for more info.
  • Vancouver All-British Field Meet Van Dusen Vancouver BCContact 604-644-9067 for more info. British makes only.

Sunday May 21

  • 20th Annual May Days Car Show Kaslo BCLots of entertainment and gorgeous cars. Visit the website for more info and to register (not required).
  • All-British Run to Whistler Vancouver BCContact 604-736-6754 for more info.
  • Holiday Trails 9th Annual Show & Shine Rosedale BCContact George at 604-794-7876 for more info.
  • Valley Cruisers 11th Annual Blossom Show and Shine Canyon Street Creston BCBring your cars and motorcycles from 9:00am – 3:00pm. Check out the website .
  • World of Wheels Car Show Peachland BCHundreds of cars and trucks attend this event lining Beach Ave Heritage Park and Cousins Park. Goes from 11:00am – 4:00pm. Visit the website for registration and more info.

Saturday May 27

  • 36th Moses Lake Spring Festival Car Show Moses Lake WAOpen to call. Contact 509-750-9930 for more info.
  • 9th Annual Harleys & Hot Rods Show & Shine Medicine Hat ABContact Jay at 403-527-9235 for more info.
  • Antique Car Run Barrhead Chariots Car Club Barrhead ABContact Rod at 780-674-2421 for more info.
  • Boogie in the Badlands Drumheller AB
  • Canadian Tire 2nd Annual Jump Start for Kids Canadian Tire North Location Lethbridge ABCharity show and shine. Contact Brian at 403-360-9659 for more info.
  • Chariots Car Club Fort Assiniboine to Barrhead Car Run Fort Assiniboine ABVisit the website for more info.
  • Hooligans Car Club IDRF Poker Run Wyburn SKVisit  the facebook event for more info.
  • Meadow Lake Cruisers Show n Shine Meadow Lake SKContact 306-236-3904 or for more info.

Sunday May 28

  • 16th Annual Coaldale Custome Cruisers Show & Shine Coaldale ABContact Frank at 403-345-3287 for more info.
  • 2nd Annual Mopar Only Show Coombs BCContact 250-927-5744 for more info.
  • 35th GVMA Spring Show Mustangs on Top Vancouver BCFord vehicles only. Contact 604-858-6763 for more info.
  • Calgary Firebird Club 13th Annual Charity Show & Shine Calgary ABContact Dave at 403-686-6048 for more info.
  • Cam Jammers Poker Run Armstrong BC
  • Collectors Car Club 33rd Annual Charity Show Regina SKVisit for more information. 
  • Cruisers 24th Autorama St.Albert ABVisit the facebook page for more information.
  • North Thompson Show and Shine Barriere BCContact 250-674-2956 for more info.
  • Rockyview Show and Shine W.H. Croxford High School 2654 Chinook Winds Dr SW Airdrie ABContact Melanie 403-945-4188 for more info.
  • Senior Secondary Dry Grad Show and Shine Maple Ridge BC
  • The Whip Restaruant East Van Show & Shine Vancouver BCOpen to all vehicles. Contact 604-723-3147 for more info.
  • VI Cruisers 7th Annual Picnic & Spamathon Qualicum Bay BCOpen to all vehicles. Contact 250-338-6134 or visit the website for more info.

Weekend Events

Friday May 5 – Saturday May 6

  • CAVAC 48th Annual Swap Meet Westerner Park Red Deer ABFriday 3:00pm – 9:00pm and Saturday 8:00am – 4:00pm. $5 admission with children under 12 free. Registration is full. Visit  the website for more info.

Friday May 12th – Sunday May 14

  • 24th Friendly Swap & Show Omak WAContact 509-826-8550 for more info.

Saturday May 20th – Sunday May 21st

  • 44th Annual Seattle Swap MeetMonroe WASwap. Contact 1-800-645-4997 for more info.

Friday May 26 – Sunday May 28

  • Northwest Legends Tiger Run Richland WAOpen to Pontiacs only. Contact 206-243-3390 for more info.
  • Saanich Firefighters 15th Annual Rock and Roll for Little Souls Car Show GR Pearkes Rec Centre 3100 Tillicum Rd Victoria BCFriday 4:00pm – 8:00pm Saturday 10:00am – 6:00pm and Sunday 10:00am – 3:00pm. Visit  the website for more info.
  • 48th Annual Coastal Swap Meet Abbotsford BCFriday 2:00pm – 9:00pm and Saturday 8:00am – 4:00pm. Hosted at the Tradex Convention Centre (Abbotsford Airport). Visit the website for more info.
  • Okanagan T-bird 25th Annual Show and Shine and 3-Day Tour Kelowna BCSaturday Sunday Monday and Tuesday. Contact 250-766-1503 for more info.
  • Lakers Car Club 23rd Annual Spring Roundup and Horsepower Hooligans Swap Meet Williams Lake BCVisit the website for more info.

Whether you’re stopping by an Alberta car show checking out a Saskatchewan show & shine or joining a BC classic car cruise night enjoy the wonderful array of classic cars Western Canada has to offer.